Manager, Program Avionics, New Program Development

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Toronto


Bombardier is a global leader, creating innovative and game-changing planes. Our products and services provide world-class transportation experiences that set new standards in passenger comfort, energy, efficiency, reliability and safety. We are a global organization focused on working together with a team spirit.

In your role, you will

  • Lead a team of program managers who manage NPD projects (new program development) 
  • Manage overall budget including direct labor and vendor costs
  • Build business cases to support program launch and present to senior management for approval
  • Manage strategic planning, reporting, visibility governance, organization, business management, direction, control, and leadership for all phases of the program, from development to successful deliveries to our customers. 
  • Lead the integration and harmonization of all aspects of the program including the technical, operational, supplier, options management, aircraft customization and in-service performance requirements and program objectives; 
  • Lead the integration and harmonization of program business plans, program schedules / milestones and risk management ensuring alignment and deliverables support program objectives, schedules / milestones, commitments, and requirements and provide visibility to teams, functions, suppliers, and management; 
  • Participate in program, customer, marketing, and supplier reviews providing support and visibility to the teams, suppliers, customers and management; 
  • Manage customers, market risks and issues responding with the appropriate level of planning and action to ensure all program commitments are met; 
  • Assist with the preparation of the annual product plan to define key strategic issues and objectives and in developing specific initiatives in support of those objectives; 
  • Lead the implementation in the areas of product change management, aircraft options management, mockups, and simulators & training, earned value management, performance / reliability targets, as assigned.
  • As our ideal candidate

  • You have ten (10) years of program and organizational management experience within the aviation or a related industry. 
  • You hold a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or a related discipline 
  • You have advanced knowledge of program / project scheduling as well as business and product change management; 
  • You have strong leadership skills with an ability to mobilize and foster an environment of teamwork within cross-functional teams facilitating discussions and resolving issues to meet all program objectives;
  • You have a strong business acumen;
  • You have thorough knowledge of functional responsibilities and internal processes of groups supporting new program development and business processes. 
  • You have advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, as well as databases and PLM and ERP systems applications; 
  • You are pro-active, results orientated and innovative with a view for business improvement; 
  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to influence and build consensus without formal authority; 
  • You are able to work independently as well as within teams in a fast-paced environment with an ability to prioritize multiple personal and program level work assignments simultaneously to meet performance targets; 
  • You can communicate in English and French (written & spoken).
  • Your ideas move people.

    Job Manager, Program Avionics, New Program Development

    Primary Location Dorval Plant 3

    Organization Aerospace Canada


    Employee Status Regular


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